Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them, humanity cannot survive.
Seven Deadly Sins: Wealth without work, Pleasure without conscience, Science without humanity, Knowledge without character, Politics without principle, Commerce without morality, Worship without sacrifice.
We can know only that we know nothing. And that is the highest degree of human wisdom.
I have a dream that one day little black boys and girls will be holding hands with little white boys and girls.
You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is like an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.
How far that little candle throws his beams! So shines a good deed in a weary world.
All humanity Quotes ⇑
I'm for truth, no matter who tells it. I'm for justice, no matter who it is for or against. I'm a human being, first and foremost, and as such I'm for whoever and whatever benefits humanity as a whole.
The only thing that scares me more than space aliens is the idea that there aren't any space aliens. We can't be the best that creation has to offer. I pray we're not all there is. If so, we're in big trouble.
All of humanity's problems stem from man's inability to sit quietly in a room alone.
But it is the same with man as with the tree. The more he seeks to rise into the height and light, the more vigorously do his roots struggle earthword, downword, into the dark, the deep - into evil.
We're all islands shouting lies to each other across seas of misunderstanding.
Culture does not make people. People make culture. If it is true that the full humanity of women is not our culture, then we can and must make it our culture.
Humanity has advanced, when it has advanced, not because it has been sober, responsible, and cautious, but because it has been playful, rebellious, and immature.
Divisions are imaginary lines drawn by small minds.
Humanity takes itself too seriously. It is the world's original sin. If the cave-man had known how to laugh, History would have been different.
There are people in the world so hungry, that God cannot appear to them except in the form of bread.
Humanity does not ask us to be happy. It merely asks us to be brilliant on its behalf.
If there's only one nation in the sky, shouldn't all passports be valid for it?
People are of two types, they are either your brothers in faith or your equals in humanity.
This creature softened my heart of stone. She died and with her died my last warm feelings for humanity.
I've always considered Christ to be one of the greatest revolutionaries in the history of humanity.
We are each other's harvest; we are each other's business; we are each other's magnitude and bond.
Sometimes our light goes out, but is blown again into instant flame by an encounter with another human being.
Life is to be lived, not controlled; and humanity is won by continuing to play in face of certain defeat.
Peace is what every human being is craving for, and it can be brought about by humanity through the child.
I worship individuals for their highest possibilities as individuals and I loathe humanity for its failure to live up to these possibilities.
Act in such a way that you treat humanity, whether in your own person or in the person of any other, never merely as a means to an end, but always at the same time as an end.
Of all the preposterous assumptions of humanity over humanity, nothing exceeds most of the criticisms made on the habits of the poor by the well-housed, well- warmed, and well-fed.
Man should concentrate on brotherhood. Each one should live for all, loving everyone else as his own.
Collective thinking is usually short-lived. We're fickle, stupid beings with poor memories and a great gift for self-destruction.
The very existence of libraries affords the best evidence that we may yet have hope for the future of man
The human mind is not a terribly logical or consistent place.
All material work is service to your fellow being, if done in the right spirit, and is therefore worthwhile
In the depths of my heart, I can't help being convinced that my dear fellow men, with a few exceptions, are worthless.
Until we invent telepathy, books are our best choice for understanding the rest of humanity.
I love mankind... but I find to my amazement that the more I love mankind as a whole, the less I love a man in particular.
Without words, without writing and without books there would be no history, there could be no concept of humanity.
The moment we cry in a film is not when things are sad but when they turn out to be more beautiful than we expected them to be.
A true yogi may remain dutifully in the world; there, he is like butter on water and not like the easily-diluted milk of unchurned and undisciplined humanity
Those devotees are very dear to Me who are free from malice toward all living beings, who are friendly, and compassionate.
Inside every sane person there's a madman struggling to get out... That's what I've always thought. No one goes mad quicker than a totally sane person.
Those who are socially inclined will find a new power to help humanity through the lessons of books written by noble and gifted people.